Gold Coast Surf Forecasts

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Ben Macartney

Ben Macartney's 5-DAY SURF FORECAST

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The surf heights forecasted for Gold Coast

The Coastalwatch 'Surf Forecast' refers to breaking wave heights in the surf zone that are forecasted for a region. Coastalwatch provides 14 regional surf forecast daily across Australia.
Because each is regional forecast, consider there may be variations between the wave heights predicted and what you can expect at your local surf due to variables. For example; orientation to the coast, ocean floor bathymetry, local weather and many other local idiosyncrasies may effect the swell and weather patterns causing differing wave heights. Always use this forecast as a guide - for more detail, please read the Swell Analysis.

  • Recap We remain in the midst of a static synoptic pattern; featuring a quasi-stationary high pressure system over the Tasman Sea and suppressed storm-activity throughout our south and east swell windows. Read more

     
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North Bondi

2-3 ft - WNW winds @ 12 knots Mostly sunny. 16.9°C, water 22°C

Maroubra

2-3 ft - WNW winds @ 12 knots Mostly sunny. 16.9°C, water 22°C

Manly - Fairy Bower

2-3 ft - W winds @ 9 knots Mostly sunny. °C, water 22°C

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